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Our View: Flood insurance: catastrophe

Our View: Flood insurance: catastrophe

September 18, 2013

Politicians do a lot of dumb things in this country.

Market Watch: Government bonds: financial disaster

Market Watch: Government bonds: financial disaster

September 18, 2013

In the June Market Watch article, we discussed the possibility of a bond market crash. Since then, yields on bonds have zoomed.

Our view: 9/11: 2,977 + 4

Our view: 9/11: 2,977 + 4

September 11, 2013

Perhaps it’s good that Sept. 11, 2001, continues to evoke emotions of sadness, anger and a sickness in our stomachs. We are not forgetting. Those who witnessed it never will.

Letters to the Editor: Out of the jaws of victory

Letters to the Editor: Out of the jaws of victory

September 11, 2013

Recently our Town Commission and town manager have done a responsible job of “stopping the bleeding” from our underfunded employee pension plans by freezing them.

My view: ULI group needs wider representation

My view: ULI group needs wider representation

September 11, 2013

Most of the task force members have connections to the town’s ‘body politic’ of Town Hall insiders.

Our View: The economics of homeless

Our View: The economics of homeless

September 5, 2013

True story: A prominent commercial real estate broker told us this week he is representing a successful, nationally known retailer who wants to open a store in Sarasota.

Our view: LBK’s unavoidable tax hikes

Our view: LBK’s unavoidable tax hikes

September 4, 2013

As this was being composed, it preceded the Longboat Key Town Commission meetings Tuesday night.

Letters to the Editor: Town employees have high-risk jobs

Letters to the Editor: Town employees have high-risk jobs

September 4, 2013

I disagree with your statement in the Aug. 22 opinion article “DROP-dead Disappointment” in which you state that “ … a general employee works in an air-conditioned office his entire career.”

My view: Sadly, Americans are apathetic again

My view: Sadly, Americans are apathetic again

September 4, 2013

Doesn’t anyone care anymore about our soldiers still fighting against a savage and determined enemy?

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

August 28, 2013

Three wise men came to a special Town Commission meeting Aug. 14, and one of them was a woman. They came to bring wisdom to this town. Instead, they bore witness to the demise of a long-awaited opportunity to bring fairness to the taxpayers and non-unionized employees.



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